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  • Supplementary Text
  • fig. S1. Wind angle θ versus shear stress τ over individual 30-min intervals at the three field sites.
  • fig. S2. Stability parameter z/L versus shear stress τ over individual 30-min intervals at the three field sites.
  • fig. S3. Typical 30-min vertical profile of saltation flux.
  • fig. S4. Thirty-minute values of saltation layer height zq versus shear velocity u* at the three field sites.
  • fig. S5. Thirty-minute values of saltation mass flux Q versus wind shear stress τ at the three field sites.
  • fig. S6. SD of saltation flux values within individual stress bins i, SDQi, versus bin-averaged saltation fluxes, Qi.
  • Legends for data files S1 and S2
  • References (87–92)

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Other Supplementary Material for this manuscript includes the following:

  • data file S1(Microsoft Excel format). Excel spreadsheet (.xlsx) containing unbinned 30-min values for shear velocity u*, shear stress τ, wind direction θ, stability parameter z/L, saltation layer height zq, total saltation flux Q, saltation detection frequency fQ, and associated uncertainties for all of these values (except θ, z/L, and fQ) for each field site.
  • data file S2 (Microsoft Excel format). Excel spreadsheet (.xlsx) containing binned 30-min values for shear velocity u*, shear stress τ, excess shear stress τex, saltation layer height zq, total saltation flux Q, normalized saltation flux ˆQ , saltation
    detection frequency fQ, and associated uncertainties for all of these values.

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